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It seems to me that a mutually beneficial relationship between a man and woman requires the man to be dominant. A sensible woman will allow the man to think he is the most important partner.


Beryl Bainbridge


#beneficial #between #dominant #important #man

So a more sensible thing it seemed to me was to go to Silicon Valley and be pushing on the technology companies to accelerate the use of audio and music in computers.


Thomas Dolby


#audio #companies #computers #go #me

I know how to take good ideas and turn them into sensible law at great odds.


Elizabeth Emken


#good ideas #great #how #i #ideas

What we're going to do is redouble our efforts on financial regulatory reform, because that has in it sensible things like say on pay, so at least the shareholders are minding the store, sensible things like saying, for heaven's sakes, compensation should be focused on - on long term, so that you don't have rewards for short-term risk-taking.


Christina Romer


#compensation #efforts #financial #focused #going

A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of things without the matter, in the way in which a piece of wax takes on the impress of a signet-ring without the iron or gold.


Aristotle


#gold #impress #into #iron #itself

It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.


Isaac Asimov


#any #change #continuing #decision #dominant

Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible women. They are two distinct orders of being.


Jane Austen


#being #distinct #good-humoured #man #orders

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.


Isaac Asimov


#any #decision #into #longer #made

No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.


W. H. Auden


#feeling #good #opera #people #plot

The first attempt at a response: there must have been a fall, a decline, and the road to salvation can only be the return of the sensible finite into the intelligible infinite.


Hans Urs von Balthasar


#been #decline #fall #finite #first






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